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This Weird Motorcycle Is One Of The Few Production AWD Bikes In The World

All-wheel drive is a curious rarity in the motorcycling world. Plenty of concepts exist, but few make it to production for everyday people to buy. This 2015 Christini AWD 450DS for sale at a U.S. General Services Administration’s auction is one of them.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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This Weird Motorcycle Is One Of The Few Production AWD Bikes In The World

All-wheel drive is a curious rarity in the motorcycling world. Plenty of concepts exist, but few make it to production for everyday people to buy. This 2015 Christini AWD 450DS for sale at a U.S. General Services Administration’s auction is one of them.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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What’s Your Driving Pet Peeve?

Road rage is bad. Some of use get it much worse than others, but we all have specific things that annoy the hell out of us when we’re driving. There’s the usual stuff: drivers who don’t use blinkers when turning, drivers who tail too close or drivers who brake-check.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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What’s Your Driving Pet Peeve?

Road rage is bad. Some of use get it much worse than others, but we all have specific things that annoy the hell out of us when we’re driving. There’s the usual stuff: drivers who don’t use blinkers when turning, drivers who tail too close or drivers who brake-check.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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This Is What Gymkhana Would Look Like On A Snowmobile

It is an unequivocal fact that this absolutely rips, but there’s no way in hell you’d catch me trying anything like this. At a certain point in your life, you just have to stand back and realize that it’s okay to not try a backflip over an Amtrack train on your snowmobile. I’ll never get […]

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This Is What Gymkhana Would Look Like On A Snowmobile

It is an unequivocal fact that this absolutely rips, but there’s no way in hell you’d catch me trying anything like this. At a certain point in your life, you just have to stand back and realize that it’s okay to not try a backflip over an Amtrack train on your snowmobile. I’ll never get […]

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What’s The Worst Road Trip You’ve Ever Taken?

Road trips are supposed to be fun and relaxing, but some of us end up on a trip so bad that we wished that we stayed home. What’s the worst road trip you’ve ever taken?Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Rad Power Bikes RadWagon 4 Is Pretty Easy To Put Together And Pretty Easy To Love

There’s a lot of talk these days, and rightly so, about reducing car trips and replacing them with public transit, cycling, or walking. The reasons to do so are manifold, from reducing congestion to improving our environmental outlook to just plain being healthier. I want to do all of those things, so I figured it […]

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Meet The Dredgers And Tugboats That Freed The Ever Given

It’s like the old saying goes: It takes a village to rescue a Golden-class container ship. More specifically, it takes 18 tugboats and a dredger over a period of six days, if we’re being pedantic.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Driver Running From Police Almost Impales Himself On Railroad Crossing Barrier

Trying to speed away from police that have caught you performing a traffic infraction is generally not a good idea, but it’s especially stupid to try to speed through a railroad crossing barrier. One Mazda driver in Poland learned that the hard way—and almost impaled himself in the process.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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A Person Seen Taking A Traffic Light In My City Is As Janky As The City Itself

Someone in my neighborhood has a rather expansive view of finders-keepers. On Thursday morning, a BMW driver snagged a city traffic light that had been knocked into the street.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Drone Footage Of Tesla Making Unprotected Left Turns Is Seriously Terrifying

There’s been a lot of talk—and video footage—of Tesla’s Level 2 driver-assistance system, called either Autopilot or Full Self Driving Beta, making some seriously sketchy choices. Now we have another issue to add to the list: unprotected left turns.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Drone Footage Of Tesla Making Unprotected Left Turns Is Seriously Terrifying

There’s been a lot of talk—and video footage—of Tesla’s Level 2 driver-assistance system, called either Autopilot or Full Self Driving Beta, making some seriously sketchy choices. Now we have another issue to add to the list: unprotected left turns.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Two NYC Buses Refusing To Back Up Block Traffic For Half An Hour

Two bus drivers got caught up on the wrong block in Brooklyn this week, both claiming they had the right of way when they came nose-to-nose in an intersection. Both refused to back up, sparking a good half hour’s worth of gridlock.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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High-Speed Ford F-150 Crash Shows How Strong Cars Are Today

I’m not sure how, but ridiculous car crashes keep landing on my desk this week. This one isn’t an awesome save by emergency services or a Tesla ratting its driver out to the cops. Instead, we have a Canadian charged with impaired driving walking away from a destructive crash and leaving the remains of their […]

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Couple Inside Ford Super Duty Saved From Plunge Off Bridge Thanks To Trailer Safety Chains

Safety chains play an incredibly important part of correctly towing a trailer. They add a layer of redundancy to make towing safer for you and others on the road. But for the occupants of this Ford Super Duty in Idaho, their trailer’s safety chains are what kept them from plunging off of a bridge earlier […]

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Couple Inside Ford Super Duty Saved From Plunge Off Bridge Thanks To Trailer Safety Chains

Safety chains play an incredibly important part of correctly towing a trailer. They add a layer of redundancy to make towing safer for you and others on the road. But for the occupants of this Ford Super Duty in Idaho, their trailer’s safety chains are what kept them from plunging off of a bridge earlier […]

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This Is What Those Black Stripes On School Buses Actually Mean

The world is full of messages hidden in plain sight, if you just know how to read them. Knowing this makes the mundane so much more interesting, and it’s hard to think of anything more mundane than those black rails on the side of school buses. Those black rails—known to the savvy schoolbusheads as “rub […]

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This Is What Those Black Stripes On School Buses Actually Mean

The world is full of messages hidden in plain sight, if you just know how to read them. Knowing this makes the mundane so much more interesting, and it’s hard to think of anything more mundane than those black rails on the side of school buses. Those black rails—known to the savvy schoolbusheads as “rub […]

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